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  • Mr. David Safin

    Assistant Professor of Communication  

    Prep Hall 213
    (724) 805-2530
    david.safin@stvincent.edu  

    Office hours: (T/R) 11:00-12:00; 1:00-2:00, (W) 1:30-2:30, by appointment

    B.A., Saint Vincent College, 2000
    M.S., California University of Pennsylvania, 2003
    M.F.A., Chatham University, 2013

    David Safin's CV 

    Courses Taught

    CA 110 Introduction to Media Industry
    CA 130 Introduction to Digital Media
    CA 245 Digital Media I: Post Production Studies
    CA 255 Digital Media II: Documentary Field Techniques
    CA 309 Digital Culture
    CA 435 Digital Media Capstone


    Awards

     

    Sunday Rosary (2014)

    Film Kitchen Contest | The Harris Theatre | Pittsburgh, PA

    Future Tenant Downtown Film Night | Pittsburgh, PA

     

    Four Voices (2014)

    Eighth Annual Benedictine Pedagogy Conference | Latrobe, PA

     

    Junk Mail Lullaby w/ Dr. Junlei Li (2014)

    Judge's Favorite | Baby Steps Competition 

     

    The Birthday Present (2013)

    The Indie Fest Award of Merit in the category of Humor/Humorist

    Steeltown Film Factory Quarter-Finalist | Frick Fine Arts Building | Pittsburgh, PA

    The Best of the MFA Series at Chatham University | Eddy Theatre | Pittsburgh, PA

    Future Tenant Downtown Film Night | Pittsburgh, PA

    Steeltown Film Factory Short Film Fest | Hollywood Theatre | Dormont, PA

    Johnstown Film Festival | Heritage Discovery Center | Johnstown, PA

     

    Coffee & Fellowship (2010)

    The Accolade Competition | Award of Merit in the category of New Media/Tube Length Videos

     

    Mystery Wranglers w/ Fred Findley and Ed Saxton (2008)

    Videographer Awards | Award of Excellence in the category of Video for the Web/Entertainment

     

    The Comic Life of Calvin Tinker (2007)

    The Accolade Competition | Award of Excellence in the category of Humor/Humorist

     

    Singularities (2006)

    Videographer Awards | Award of Distinction in the category of Directing

    The Accolade Competition | Award of Excellence in the category of Humor/Humorist 

     

    Apartment 303 (2005)

    The Accolade Competition | Honorable Mention in the category of Humor/Humorist